Best 5 family comedy movies on Netflix

Are you planning a movie night with your family for the upcoming holiday? Thank us later because we have listed some good family comedy movies on Netflix, which will surely tickle your folks’ funny bones.

Best Family Comedy Movies on Netflix

MovieIMDb RatingWatch link
Stuart Little (1999)6.0/10Watch on Netflix
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)6.9/10Watch on Netflix
Yes Day (2021)5.7/10Watch on Netflix
The Sleepover (2020)5.5/10Watch on Netflix
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)6.6/10Watch on Netflix

1. Stuart Little

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Stuart, a little mouse, is chosen as the new family member by the Littles when they set out to an orphanage to adopt a kid. However, the youngest of the family, George, isn’t too excited upon seeing his new brother. While Stuart struggles to adjust to the new family, his life is made difficult by the family’s notorious pet cat, Snowbell. Stuart Little is an iconic movie that showcases determination and love for one’s family.

Released in: 1999

Genre: Comedy/Fantasy

Starring: Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, Jonathan Lipnicki

2. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

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When four detained high-school students are made to clean the basement as a punishment, they find an old video game console. Setting up the video game Jumanji lands the students in the game’s jug le setting with an identity they had chosen before playing it. To win the game and return to their authentic selves, the group has to embark on their journey toward an adventurous trail.

Released in: 2017

Genre: Comedy/Fantasy/Action/Adventure

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan

3. Yes Day

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Yes Day is a wholesome family story comprising parents and three kids. The eldest daughter challenges the parents to have a Yes Day, where they both say Yes to everything the three kids ask and demand. Parents take up the challenge in full spirit, and what follows is complete chaos, which ultimately brings the whole family close to each other.

Released in: 2021

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Jennifer Garner, Jenna Ortega, Edgar Ramirez, Julian Lerner, Everly Carganilla

4. The Sleepover

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Siblings Clancy and Kevin realize their mom has been a former high-end thief after their parents get kidnapped by a group of international thieves. The siblings are now on their heroic journey to find their parents with some crazy gear and the help of clues their mom has left. The movie showcases the love for family and the siblings’ determination to find their parents.

Released in: 2020

Genre: Comedy/Adventure

Starring: Malin Akerman, Joe Manganiello, Cree Cicchino, Karla Souza, Ken Marino, Sadie Stanley

5. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Good family comedy movies on Netflix: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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This iconic movie from our childhood never gets old and can be re-watched on a movie night with your family. The story shows five lucky children being chosen for a tour of the mysterious factory of candy man, Willy Wonka, and among the five kids is the innocent Charlie Bucket. Willy Wonka, the wacky man, has set a hidden motivation for the tour, which will be revealed when the kids become authentic.

Released in: 2005

Genre: Comedy/Fantasy

Starring: Johnny Depp, David Kelly, Freddie Highmore, Helena Bonham Carter, Noah Taylor


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